Rivers State Election Saga: INEC Sets Up Investigation Committee


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday set up a three-member investigation committee to ascertain allegations of discrepancies in the conduct of  the Presidential and National Assembly elections in Rivers. The information is contained in a statement issued by the Secretary to the Commission, Augusta Ogakwu, in Abuja on

Buhari’s staggering win in Kano boost presidential lead

General Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria’s opposition leader Muhammadu Buhari earned a massive victory in the key northern state of Kano, beating his rival, President Goodluck Jonathan, by nearly 1.7 million votes, official presidential election results released Monday said.

Commonwealth, AU & ECOWAS Election Observers Declare Nigeria’s Elections Peaceful & Credible


The Commonwealth Observer Mission to the Nigerian general elections, AU and ECOWAS counterparts on Monday declared Nigeria’s general elections as peaceful, transparent and credible. Former Ghanaian President and Head, ECOWAS Mission, John Kuffor, said this while fielding questions from the State House correspondents after a visit to President Goodluck Jonathan.

Rivers State Government Declares Statewide 7PM – 6AM Curfew


In the aftermath of violent post-election protests that have occurred in Rivers State, the government on Monday declared a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the state with effect from March 30. George Feyii, the Secretary to the State Government, said in a statement in Port Harcourt that the curfew would be effective

VIDEO: Kiss Daniel (notjustOk Hype)


NotjustOk hype will feature the future potential heavy hitters in Naija music. Any material featured in this category will be from an unsigned OR up & coming Nigerian/African artiste/producer/record label that boasts of nothing but promising content. There will only be ONE post a month in this category.

Dakore Akande Writes about ‘A Day in the Life of a Mom in Lagos’


Nollywood actress Dakore Akande is one of the few stars in the entertainment industry who also run a blog where they share their thoughts and experiences on a regular basis. Dakore runs a blog that documents her life as a mother. In her latest post she writes about a typical

Red for Daring, Pink for Fun-Loving, Nude for Caring…Here’s What Your Lipstick Shade Says About You!


What if we told you you could pre-determine the first impression people have of you? Would you believe it? According to a survey carried out by CoverGirl, Harvard University & Massachusetts General Hospital Research Partners, it seems that the shade of lipstick you wear when you meets someone for the

Thanks Nigerians


NIGERIANS are determined to save their country. They may never get credit for the efforts they make to get the country going, but there are instances when the Nigerian spirit is too obvious to ignore. March 28 was one of such days when the patriotism of the Nigerian was put

APC Wins Two Senatorial Seats In Kaduna

A Human rights activist, Mr Shehu Sani of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been declared winner of the Kaduna Central Senatorial Seat in Kaduna state. Shehu Sani polled 468, 964 votes to defeat his closest rival, Mr Mohammed of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who scored 168,241 votes to

PHOTOS: Girl Born With Elephant Trunk Worshipped As God

A baby girl born with an “elephant trunk” is being worshipped as a Hindu god in a village in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, in northern India. Locals believe that this baby girl is the reincarnation of Ganesha

BSO calls for arrest of Fani-Kayode


Buhari Support Organization, BSO, has alleged that the federal government has entered into an unholy alliance with some Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs with an aim of declaring the PDP winner in the states where the results are yet to be declared public. The post BSO calls for arrest of Fani-Kayode

Elections: Capital market operators project gradual equities rebound


Lagos— Some capital market operators, yesterday, expressed optimism that the nation’s capital market would experience a boost with the near successful conduct of the presidential and National Assembly elections. They told newsmen in separate interviews in Lagos that peaceful conduct of the elections would increase investors’ confidence in the market.

Kashamu bribed voters during election —APC


ABEOKUTA—The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ogun State has accused a Senator-elect, Prince Buruji Kashamu, of inducing voters during Saturday’s national assembly elections in Ogun East Senatorial District in which Buruji Kashamu emerged winner. The post Kashamu bribed voters during election —APC appeared first on Vanguard News.

Troop frees women, elderly, children locked up by fleeing terrorists


Following the recapture of Gwoza from Boko Haram terrorists, Nigerian troops in cordon and search operations have rescues scores of elderly persons and women locked up while another bomb making factory has been discovered. The post Troop frees women, elderly, children locked up by fleeing terrorists appeared first on Vanguard

FUNAAB VC lists importance of seminars

The Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Prof. Olusola Oyewole, has stressed the importance of academic seminar, saying it is vital to promoting excellence, integrity and global relevance.